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The Innocent (2001)

A happily married woman is shocked, when on her daughters birthday, her husband is accused of abusing her best friend. Did her friend and husband have an affair, or was she really abused?

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Sarah Harding
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Caroline Quentin ... Beth Pastorov
Paul Rhys ... David Pastorov
Clare Holman ... Alison Huntley
Peter O'Brien ... Paul Huntley
Michael Cochrane ... Harold Haig
Ben Miles ... Brian Percival
David Fleeshman David Fleeshman ... Gareth Lloyd
Nicholas Fry Nicholas Fry ... Simon Lang
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ann Aris Ann Aris ... Ellen
Nathaniel Burrage-Light Nathaniel Burrage-Light ... Oliver Pastorov
Joe Chadwin Joe Chadwin ... Tom Huntley
Susan Cookson Susan Cookson ... DC Morgan
Madeleine Eglin Madeleine Eglin ... Annie Huntley
John Griffin John Griffin ... Maurice Horovitch
Terence Harvey ... Dodds Trial Judge
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A happily married woman is shocked, when on her daughters birthday, her husband is accused of abusing her best friend. Did her friend and husband have an affair, or was she really abused?

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Drama

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Country:

UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

7 January 2001 (UK) See more »

Also Known As:

As Faces da Verdade See more »

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Runtime:

(2 parts)

Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color
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does all that is solid melt into air?
3 July 2003 | by jgcorreaSee all my reviews

In movies or literature, let's face it, hard task is denouncing, say, the death penalty by using an innocent man or woman as a protagonist. Accordingly, it couldn't be easy to indict malehood for the behaviour of one man. This picture's title is quite ironic, and Paul, the defendant in a case of alleged rape, actually calls himself 'Everyman' - explicitly. I reckon that Allison, the plaintiff, Beth, the defendant's wife and Allison's best friend, as well as filmmaker Sarah Harding, do so - implicitly. But is sex indeed so abject an instinct? this film approaches a difficult subject, involving rape, the disinterested friendship between two women, the feminine freedom to flirt around and the masculine obligation to contain any socially-incorrect erotic compulsion. I don't think David and Allison would take ten years to have sex for the first and last time in their lives. I don't think Beth's unconscious mind would take 10 years to an insight that her conscious mind obviously perceive long time ago. And what about the friendship between A and B? I definitely don't think that all that is solid does melt into air so suddenly. the film isn't bad in its court-controversy sub-genre, but definitely lacks dramatic or philosophical substance.


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